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Wednesday, August 31, 2011

  • Posted at 4:43 PM
    Esri Community Analyst is now available to qualified nonprofit organizations located in the United States for 50 percent off the regular subscription fee. Humanitarian, environmental, and conservation groups can implement this Software as a Service (SaaS) mapping and data analysis solution to better understand the populations they serve, track the effectiveness of their services, and specifically target fund-raising efforts. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110425/LA88950LOGO) Community Analyst users are able to -- Access thousands of economic, health, crime, education, demographic, and ... read more
  • Posted at 4:26 PM
    (NASDAQ: SYSS) Stratasys Inc., maker of additive manufacturing machines for prototyping and producing plastic parts, announces findings from an independent and extensive performance study characterizing the effects of time, temperature and environment on the mechanical properties of PC (polycarbonate) and ... read more
  • Posted at 4:19 PM
    As the national advocate for three million Hispanic-owned businesses across the country, the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) is concerned that Department of Justice's lawsuit will delay economic growth and job creation for our businesses that are anxiously awaiting the opportunities that will result in light of the AT&T/T-Mobile merger. AT&T's exemplary commitment to the Hispanic community and overall job creation demands for a speedy approval of the proposed merger. AT&T has already pledged to invest $8 billion over ... read more
  • Posted at 4:06 PM
    In their fifth season as the official cosmetic sponsor of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York, Maybelline is bringing excitement and access to millions of women around the world at an unprecedented level. Weaving together a supercharged itinerary of designer sponsorships, trend-driven consumer events, key magazine partnerships and cutting edge digital initiatives into what has become a brand-defining link to fashion; Maybelline New York is channeling its runway credibility into every part of the business. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110831/NY61038 ) ... read more
  • Posted at 4:02 PM
    Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, and BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company, today announced that they have dismissed all pending litigation between the Companies and announced plans to move XIAFLEX forward in the clinic for cellulite and human and canine lipoma as well as to collaborate on the initiation of further studies for XIAFLEX for additional indications. Through an amendment and restatement of the Companies' 2008 development and license agreement, the Companies have clarified ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 PM
    SAE International's Digital Library now includes eBooks to bolster its already comprehensive collection of more than 175,000 technical papers, standards, and related publications from SAE International and other organizations. SAE International's portfolio of eBooks in the SAE Digital Library includes 117 titles. In addition, SAE International offers bundled sets of eBooks on the following topics: -- Engine Testing -- Engine & Powertrain Systems -- Vehicle Dynamics & Chassis ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 PM
    Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Vanda) (NASDAQ: VNDA), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of products for central nervous system disorders, today announced that Mihael H. Polymeropoulos, M.D., Vanda President and CEO will deliver a corporate presentation at the Stifel Nicolaus Global Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 4:25 pm Eastern Time. Dr. Polymeropoulos' presentation at the Stifel Nicolaus Global Healthcare Conference will be available live on Vanda's corporate website, where it also ... read more
  • Posted at 3:40 PM
    NxGen Electronics, a SanDiego based company that provides microelectronic packaging solutions and product innovations, has named Tri Le as its new President. Tri Le brings over 15 years of experience in science and technology development, system engineering and product design for the consumer electronics industry. For the past 6 years, Tri managed Engineering and Operations teams at NxGen and played an instrumental role in building NxGen as a leader in providing engineering and manufacturing microelectronic solutions. Tri promoted a customer focused strategy within NxGen leading ... read more
  • Posted at 3:31 PM
    Following up the release of its first full-length record in the U.S., Sony Music Direct (Japan), Inc., a division of Sony Music Entertainment Japan, Inc., has announced the U.S. release of a brand new EP by the Japanese pop artist/group, Ryo (Supercell). The new release, SEKIRANUN GRAFFITI, is available now exclusively on iTunes and Amazon and features vocals from Hatsune Miku, the world's first virtual pop diva. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110831/LA61032) The EP's title track, "SEKIRANUN GRAFFITI" (SEKIRANUN means Thundercloud), is also ... read more
  • Posted at 3:26 PM
    This evening, Novo Nordisk awarded sponsorships totaling $100,000 to 4 Minneapolis-based community organizations to support programs that educate people living with type 2 diabetes on how to better manage their diabetes and reduce the risk of long-term diabetes related complications. The sponsorships are part of the Novo Nordisk Community Care program, which aims to promote enduring, sustainable change for people living with diabetes. The groups receiving sponsorships tonight represent diverse communities in Minneapolis and are working diligently to help improve ... read more
  • Posted at 3:13 PM
    CVD Equipment Corporation (NASDAQ: CVV) announced today that we have been invited to present at the following conferences in New York City: Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference: Monday Sept. 12th, 4:05PM ... read more
  • Posted at 3:04 PM
    The Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA), a broad-based coalition supporting broadband access and adoption for all Americans, today issued the following statement in response to reports that: The Department of Justice filed a lawsuit to block the AT&T ... read more
  • Posted at 3:03 PM
    Bluewolf (www.bluewolf.com), the global agile consulting leader, announced today the results of its Social Enterprise Readiness Survey, an in-depth look at how B2B organizations are leveraging social media strategies and the concerns associated with its adoption. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110831/SF61015) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101201/SF09947LOGO) "The data confirms many B2B organizations are indeed embracing social-smart processes/technologies, however, being social is more than technology -- its about people," said Greg Kaplan, Managing Director, Bluewolf. "Bluewolf believes the social enterprise is an agile one that fosters ideas through ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 PM
    Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE): Mariko Mori: Journey to Seven Light BayCurated by Tom Eccles, Executive Director, Bard College Center for Curatorial StudiesExhibition Launches Nov. 9, 2011 at 12:01 a.m. EST Inaugural Curator-in-Residence ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 PM
    CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/31/11 -- Palomar Technologies, the world-leading provider of precision microelectronics and optoelectronic packaging systems, today announced that it will exhibit at SEMICON Taiwan 2011 in Taipei from September 7-9 in booth #1006. The Palomar Technologies Asia-Pacific team has joined forces with Supremetec Materials, Inc. to offer the latest in high-accuracy die bonders and wire bonder systems at this year's tradeshow. Mr. PH Chan, Palomar Technologies' Asia-Pacific Director, will be on-site to discuss the latest ... read more
  • Posted at 2:49 PM
    Today DiCentral, a leading innovator in computer software for B2B integration and EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) to the supply chain, announced the acquisition of EDI and data integration products Trading Partner and Unite! from EMANIO, Inc. The product acquisition will ... read more
  • Posted at 2:36 PM
    Itron Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced today that LeRoy D. Nosbaum, 65, has been appointed president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Mr. Nosbaum has also been appointed to the company’s board of directors. Mr. Nosbaum previously served as Itron’s chairman and chief executive officer and brings ... read more
  • Study: Incontinence After Prostate Surgery --- NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2011
    Posted at 2:36 PM
    The findings of an NYU Langone Medical Center questionnaire were recently published in the Journal of Urology, indicating that one in eight men experience climacturia, defined as sexual incontinence or the leaking of urine during sex and climax, following open prostate surgery for the treatment of localized prostate cancer. Dr. David Samadi is a robotic prostatectomy expert and Vice Chairman, Department of Urology, and Chief of Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, who believes different ... read more
  • Posted at 2:36 PM
    To kick-off this back-to-school season, Biscoff Spread invites bloggers to team up with their children to join the first-ever Biscoff Spread "Lunch Envy" Recipe Contest. Beginning September 6, 2011, Biscoff Spread will be challenging bloggers and their son or daughter to combine culinary forces and create an envy-inspiring lunch recipe featuring Biscoff Spread, accompanied by their very own video cooking demonstration. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110831/SF60975) The Lunch Envy Challenge Whether it's a tasty spin on a lunchtime classic or an imaginative new creation, ... read more
  • Posted at 2:25 PM
    Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV), the world's leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, announced today that members of its management team will be presenting at the following two upcoming investor conferences. -- Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference on Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (7:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time) at the ... read more